Position duties include maintaining greenhouse environmental conditions, monitoring plant growth in greenhouse, planting plots, and assisting sustainable agriculture resources faculty with field and greenhouse projects. Employment is based on 248 days per grant year.
Associate's degree required in agriculture or two years of experience in greenhouse operation/management. Experience in education setting preferred. Evidence of thorough and accurate knowledge of discipline as demonstrated by experience with a variety of growing environments.
Paid single health and dental with an option to cover family
Short- and long-term disability
Matching 403b annuity
State Pension Plan (KPERS)
SCCC/ATS tuition benefit for employee and dependents
Paid leave as designated by the Board of Trustees
Salary commensurate with education and experience
Open until filled.
Application documents for this position will not be considered for additional openings.
Job Description: http://www.sccc.edu/faculty_staff/hr/web_pdf/Job%20Descriptions/Dir%20STEM/STEM%20Greenhouse%20Technician_Laboratory%20Assistant.rtf
How to Apply
To be considered, each candidate MUST SUBMIT:
1. Completed and signed Seward County Community College Area Technical School application. http://www.sccc.edu/faculty_staff/hr/web_pdf/Application%20Forms/Staff%20Application%20fill-in%20form.pdf
2. Job-related resume including contact information for three professional references.
3. Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions (copies are acceptable) and copies of any relevant certifications, if applicable. If selected, it is the responsibility of the candidate to provide official transcripts within 30 days. (Foreign transcripts must be translated to determine equivalency to U.S. standards. Any fee for such translation is paid by the applicant.)
If any of the required materials are not submitted with your application packet, your application will be deemed incomplete and will not be forwarded to the committee for screening. Please notify Human Resources if you require any special accommodation(s) in meeting these requirements.
Submit complete application packet to:
Department of Human Resources
Secretary Admissions Search Committee
Seward County Community College/Area Technical School
PO Box 1137
Liberal KS 67901-1137
Applications may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 620-417-1124. Direct inquiries to the Director of Human Resources at 620-417-1121.
Selection Process: The search committee will conduct all minimum qualification appraisals as set forth on the position announcement and job description and reserves the right to limit the number of interviews granted. Meeting the minimum qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant an interview. Applicants selected for an interview will be notified of the time and place of the interview. Interviews are usually conducted on campus by the search committee. Additional interviews and/or teaching demonstrations may be required.
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